The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walton-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Walton-on-Thames region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 18 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 2.70% 40.00% 26.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 44.44% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 10
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -22.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 13.51% 90.00% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 11
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Linux
Surrey

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Walton-on-Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Linux
Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Walton-on-Thames region.

Linux Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 8 (72.73%) C
1 8 (72.73%) C++
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Qt
2 4 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) OOP
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 4 (36.36%) STL
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Green Hills
2 4 (36.36%) GCC
3 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
3 3 (27.27%) Joomla!
3 3 (27.27%) CMS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) CMS
1 3 (27.27%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
1 4 (36.36%) GCC
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C++ Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C++ Software Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior C++ Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Junior Technical Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Junior
3 3 (27.27%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) STL
1 4 (36.36%) Qt
1 4 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) OOP
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) TDD
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C
1 8 (72.73%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Green Hills